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04.19.10 My Top Ten RIGHT NOW

1. MUSICAL American Idiot Similar to the energetic fascination that was Spring Awakening, American Idiot takes the angst to a whole new level with Green Day’s fantastic album as basically the entirety of the production. Opening with a wealth of video that speaks directly to

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Friday Round Up Is Toe-Tapping!

So ok. Morgan did this epic post about music at SXSW and it’s a-mazing. So I know we’ve got music covered for you guys I just have one teeny tiny new video to add to your weekend play list. 1. Shut. Up. New Hansen. I

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Top Ten Tax Songs

Taxes are no fun. But aren’t you glad you are all done with them? Because it means refund time! So consider this your first of hopefully several, a mix about money, taxes, and stickin’ it to the man. Here are my top ten money/tax-related songs.

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SXSW Bands I Saw (In The Order I Saw Them)

This year I saw 50+ bands while in Austin. It was pretty exhausting. More exhausting though? Writing this post. What follows is a recap, illustrated through video I took during the week, and soundtracked with two jam-packed mixes for your streaming pleasure. You may notice

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Sid Meier and the 48 Hour Game

On Valentine’s Day this year I was far from my girlfriend at the University of Michigan, with fellow Poptenner Peter Brauer, filming legendary game designer, Sid Meier, build a game from scratch in 48 hours. It was at once enlightening and inspiring to learn about

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Lost’s Final Episodes: My Top Ten Fears

Well, only six episodes to go. Some of my theories have been dramatically disproven, others are still flopping on the table, awaiting further evidence. It’s been a pretty good ride so far… but there have been almost as many questions as answers, and we have

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This Advertisement Actually Exists

Your eyes aren’t fooling you. It’s an ipad ad. Showing someone reading The Last Song. Yes, by Nicholas Sparks. Which is now a Miley Cirus movie. I’ll just let you marinate on that for a bit.

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[Review] 1.3 Megapixel Spy Camera Sunglasses

Fictional secret agents, such as the iconic James Bond, have had cool gadgets like pen-bombs, laser-shooting wristwatches, and grappling hook belts. Now technology has gotten to a point where normal people (like you and I) can have such gadgets. ThinkGeek (a shopping site for geeks)